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Oct 07, 2019
Framing In Place for 233 Hancock St. in Dorchester
Wood framing is complete for 233 Hancock Street in Dorchester. The upcoming mixed-use project will feature 36 apartments along with 720 square feet of ground-floor retail and a 400-square-foot ground-floor gallery housing community artwork. 21 of the apartments will be designated affordable to households earning between 60%-100% AMI. The building also includes a 22 car garage along with bike storage.
Jul 05, 2019
Core in Place for 233 Hancock St.
The concrete core is in place for the upcoming 36 unit project at 233 Hancock Street in Dorchester. 21 of the residences at the project will be designated affordable at 60% & 100% AMI. 233 Hancock will also feature a 700+ square foot retail space and a 400 square foot art gallery on the ground floor. Parking for 22 cars will be located at street level.
May 23, 2019
Foundation Work Underway for 233 Hancock St. in Dorchester
Foundation work is now underway for 233 Hancock Street in Dorchester. The upcoming project will include 36 apartments, 720 square feet of ground-floor retail, a 400 square foot community art gallery, and a 22 car parking garage. The project, being built by Haycon, will revitalize the formerly industrial site just minutes from the Savin Hill MBTA Station.
May 17, 2019
Interior Finishing Nearly Complete at 1240 Beacon in Brookline
Just one block from Coolidge Corner, interior finishing is nearly complete for the renovation at 1240 Beacon Street. Haycon is completing a full interior rehab of the 8 units within the brownstone, originally built in 1910. Along with easy access to Coolidge Corner, the property is just minutes from The Fenway and Kenmore Square and is situated directly on the MBTA Green line.
Apr 23, 2019
Ledge Removal Continues for 233 Hancock Street
Ledge removal work continues at 233 Hancock Street in Dorchester for the upcoming mixed-use project from developer ARX Urban. Haycon is managing the build of the 36 unit rental building that will also feature parking for 22 cars along with ground floor retail and a community art gallery. The site is located just a few blocks from Savin Hill and across the street from the upcoming Dot Block project which will bring more residential and retail tenants to this corner of Dorchester. Residences at 233 Hancock will include 12 studios, 12 one-bedrooms, eight two-bedrooms, and four three-bedrooms, 21 of which will be designated affordable.
Mar 26, 2019
Site Clear for 105 Washington Street in Somerville
Demolition of an abandoned gas station is complete at 105 Washington Street in Somerville. With the site clear, general contractor Haycon will begin construction soon on a new 7 unit residential project. The new building will feature a mix of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom homes ranging in size from around 800 square feet to 1680 for a three bedroom duplex. The project will also include a common roof deck for residents and parking for 7 cars. The Somerville site is located near Union Square and just a block from the soon-to-arrive Green Line station.
Mar 21, 2019
Exterior Work Nearly Complete for 1065 Tremont St. Phase II
Siding and exterior work is nearly complete for the second phase of 1065 Tremont Street at the intersection of the South End and Roxbury. The Haycon built project, is blending seamlessly with the first phase of 1065 Tremont Haycon completed in 2016. This new building will add 28 apartments to the 16 in Phase I. A wide range of unit styles will include 1 & 2 bedrooms with and without studies along with 3 bedrooms and a 4-bed duplex.
Feb 22, 2019
Site Clear, Excavation Underway at 233 Hancock St. in Dorchester
Demo of an autobody shop that had been on the site at 233 Hancock Street is complete and excavation is underway. Once the site is prepped, Haycon, the project's GC will begin work on the 36 unit rental building. Apartments in the building will be a mix of studios, 1, 2, and 3 bedrooms, 21 of which will be designated as affordable. The project will also feature 720 square feet of ground-floor retail and a 400 square foot art gallery. The Dorchester location is just a few blocks from the Savin Hill MBTA station and across the street from the upcoming Dot Block development.
Feb 07, 2019
Haycon Installing Siding at 1065 Tremont Phase II
The Haycon team is in process of siding install for the second phase of 1065 Tremont Street. Haycon is utilizing CavityRock insulation panels on the project to increase thermal efficiency. When complete 1065 Tremont Phase II will add 28 high-end apartments to the 16 already completed in Phase I. The Tremont location is just blocks from Ruggles MBTA station and Northeastern University.
Jan 24, 2019
Renovations Continue at 1240 Beacon Street
Haycon continues renovations at 1240 Beacon Street in Brookline. The property features a three-story brick building containing a total of 10,050 square feet. The building is conveniently located just steps to Coolidge Corner and directly on the Green C line train. The 8 condos are being completely renovated and are expected to be complete by May 2019.
Jan 10, 2019
MassHousing to Provide $2.1M in Workforce Housing Financing for 233 Hancock Street
MassHousing is providing $2.1 million in affordable housing financing from the Agency’s Workforce Housing Initiative to support the development of 233 Hancock, a 36-unit housing development in Dorchester. Demolition of 2 auto repair shops on the site has already been completed and site work is now ongoing for the development. Of the 36 new apartments at 233 Hancock, 10 will be affordable for working households earning up to 80 percent of the Area Median Income (AMI), and 11 apartments will be affordable for working households earning up to 100 percent of AMI. The remaining 15 units will be rented at market rates.
The development of 233 Hancock advances the Baker-Polito Administration’s goal of creating up to 1,000 new workforce housing units affordable to middle-income households through MassHousing’s $100 million Workforce Housing Initiative.233 Hancock is being developed by ARX Urban with Dorchester based Haycon as the general contractor.
Dec 11, 2018
Demo Begins for 233 Hancock Street in Dorchester
With financing secured late last month, the project at 233 Hancock Street in Dorchester is underway. Galway Excavation has started demolition of the auto repair shop on the site to make way for the new 36,000 square foot mixed-use building. The project, being built by Haycon for ARX Urban, will feature 36 apartments, 700 square feet of retail, and a 400 square foot community art gallery. 21 of the units will be designated affordable. There will also be parking for 22 cars in a street-level garage and a common roof deck for residents.
Apr 13, 2018
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